Panama requests collaboration with IMO for Australian coal carrier ban issueFor months, Beijing and Canberra have been at odds, with China imposing bans on a slew of Australian goods after the Australian government requested an international investigation into the source of the coronavirus.
Atlantic Terminals to support Panama Canal to facilitate vaccine distributionManzanillo International Terminal (MIT) and Colon Container Terminal (CCT), both port terminals on Panama's Atlantic side, have joined forces to help optimize supply routes to Latin America for the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine and supplies.
South Korean shipbuilder Samsung to build two Neopanamax containershipsA contract for the construction of two Neopanamax containerships has been secured by South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI).
Panama Canal signs MoU to supply routes for distribution of COVID-19 vaccineTo help optimize supply routes for the delivery of the COVID-19 vaccine, the Panama Canal has signed signed a memorandum of understanding (MoUs) with the Panama Ports Company and PSA Panama International Terminal.
Panama Canal Authority plans to add additional LNG transit slotsAdditional reserved LNG transit slots may be added by the Panama Canal Authority in the future to resolve the rise in US exports via the shortest route from the Gulf Coast to the main import market in East Asia.
Panama Canal looks for new water management system projectThe Panama Canal unveiled its plans to invest in a water management solution portfolio to improve the quantity , quality, and control of its supply.
Panamax containership Cap Jackson disabled due to fireCap Jackson, a Panamax containership, reported a fire in the auxiliary engine room at July 29, 2020, while preparing to transit the Panama Canal.
Damen lays keel on 75-Metre crane bargeDamen Shipyards Group has successfully completed the laying of keels for the Crane Barge 7532 to be delivered in Panama following the tender award in August of last year.
PALAU SHIP REGISTRY REACHES PANAMAPalau International Ship Registry (PISR) has expanded its global reach into 29 countries with a total of 42 Deputy Registrar offices around the globe. The maritime hub of Panama is one of the PISR offices to deliver state of the art registration services
Meyer's Group orders two Damen ASD 2913 Tugs for new Panama Canal locksThe Meyer's Group has ordered two, powerful Damen ASD 2913 Tugs to operate in the newly expanded Panama Canal.